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  • Ring Video Doorbell Review: You Can Finally Tell The Delivery Guy To Wait 30 More Seconds

    Ring Video Doorbell Review: You Can Finally Tell The Delivery Guy To Wait 30 More Seconds

     The new design and branding are intended to be more appealing to traditional homeowners looking for something more appropriate for their existing decor, and less sci-fi – and there have been functional improvements to the product to boot. All told, the Ring has proven itself a terrific addition to my connected home setup, and one that proves its worth at a basic level more often than… Read More

  • Doorbot Becomes Ring, A Home Security Solution That Also Greets Your Visitors

    Doorbot Becomes Ring, A Home Security Solution That Also Greets Your Visitors

    After a successful crowdfunding campaign that raised $250,000 and a first-generation product that promised remote viewing of anyone coming to your front door over your home network, Doorbot is rebranding as Ring, and introduced redesigned hardware with more of a focus on home security, and a design that should help it better fit in with its surroundings and compliment existing house design… Read More

  • Help Crowdfund This All-Seeing Doorbell To Become The Sauron Of Your House

    Help Crowdfund This All-Seeing Doorbell To Become The Sauron Of Your House

    The all-seeing iDoorCam is a pretty ingenious little gadget. Designed to work with your current doorbell setup – it connects to the transformer that powers most in-home doorbells – this simple button replaces your current doorbell and allows you to see who is at the door and even turn off your doorbell when the baby is asleep or you just need a little peace and quiet. It even… Read More

  • Another Beta Down: Doorbell's Sales CRM Is Now Commercially Available

    Doorbell, the first product from Candian startup Smibs, is now commercially available after over a year of private and public beta testing. The service is “sales software for non-sales people” meant to help small businesses complete sales tasks without having to assign dedicated personnel to the role, and competes with other CRM services like Highrise. The service has changed… Read More

  • WineGong – Might be your next doorbell

      Is this doorbell classy or nerdy? We can’t decide. Part of us digs the natural material and wine glasses, but then, it is a DIY project that involves gong’n two flutes all controled by a homebuilt circuit board.  The setup is quite easy: – The two glasses (Butlers) are srewed to a wooden board (OBI)
    – The servo (Conrad) is attached to the board via angle brackets… Read More